Open Source Programming is heavily dependent on communication
IRC, Mailing Lists, Conferences, Web …
Because of its global nature, it’s very difficult to obey
all legal laws.
There are some controversies w.r.t the names and abbreviations
used in public code.
Besides, Newspeak is a terrible (programming) language.
Each community is coming up with its own S.O.C’s but they are too
narrow or too obvious.
To avoid unnecessary flamings, here are some guidelines for
Safe Free Speech, for the Individual.